Urinary System

The urinary system, including the kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra and sphincters, allows us to expel waste from our body. Ask questions about this vital system here.


Have your patient take a deep breath. Then you should take a deepbreath. Enjoy it! Instruct your patient to fast and rest for 1 week, only drinking asmoothie made of kale, blueberries, strawberries, and bananas twicedaily. Tell them to expect nausea and violent changes in appearanceas toxins are...
The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs located below the ribcage. Each capillary cluster in the kidney is associated with thecup-shaped end of a tube that collects the filtered urine . Eachkidney has large numbers of these filtration units called nephronspacked close together. Each kidney consists...
Yes. It's relatively common for people with two failed kidneys to receive a donor kidney from a relative. More contentiously, there is a trade (illegal in most western countries at least) in kidneys from poor 3rd world donors. Whilst having only a single healthy kidney is relatively safe -...
A bladder infection is a bacterial infection in the bladder.
When your kidney is dried it means that it doesn't have that much fluid in it so you have to continue to drink lots of water and go to the hospital it also means that your going to be vomiting a lot if it gets to that stage when you feel sick then your seriously have to get it checked by a doctor.
what is the echogenic focus of the kidney mean
Once reason could be a hole in your ureter. If you have a hole in your ureter (whether it's by a medical mistake or birth defect..etc), the urine would leak out into your pelvis area (obviously not a good thing). So the doctors would put in a nephrostomy to reroute the urine, meanwhile they could...
black and lumpy well mine is anyway
it means that u have urinary tract infection.... contact ur doctor to get appropriate treatment
Ureters where it is stored in the bladder.
Urethropexy is the surgical fixation of the urethra. Where as urethroplasty is the surgical repair of the urethra. Urethropexy restores the urethra to its proper place. urethropexy urethropexy
By eating helthy and not smoking..
Answer . \nSometiimes the infection affects both he bladder and the vagina.\n. \nAnd some vaginal infections make it very sore when you pee.\n. \nGet checked by a docotr.
The functional unit of the kidney is the nephron. Each kidney ismade up of 1.25 million nephrons. A doctor specializing in kidneysis a nephrologist.
Bilirubin by the breakdown of urobilin
Yes, but only partially; salts can be released also bytranspiration.
Both males and females have bladders.
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To be honest, it is most likely for adults to have an overactive bladder than for kids.
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Urology is the study of the urinary system.
the same reason blue is blue and Martha Stewart is Martha Stewart (We don't know why we just name things) Another answer: According to the Online Etymology Dictionary the word 'kidney' is of unknown origin, originally 'kidenere', perhaps a compound of Old English 'cwid' (womb) plus 'ey' (egg), in...
Yes, because as a child, you don't take in as many toxins as an adult does, therefore, a child's urine will be slightly different to an adult's.
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don't drink beer . don't eat fat a lot .
All organ donations are provided through the National Organ Donor program. Donations are strictly regulated. You cannot legally acquire any organ, whether it is a kidney or not, through private means. Your physician will advise you on this matter. Get some brochures from your doctor. If you are...
Organs, like most of the intestine, that are almost completelyinvested by peritoneum are connected to the body wall by amesentery. Other viscera, however, such as the kidneys , areretroperitoneal; i.e., they lie on the posterior abdominal wall andare covered by peritoneum only anteriorly.
No pee is not smart, this is common sense and knowledge to know. Pee is not a living organism so it has no brain nor any other things to make it "smart".
In humans, the renal pelvis is the point of convergence of two orthree major calyces . Each renal papilla is surrounded by abranch of the renal pelvis called a calyx. The major function ofthe renal pelvis is to act as a funnel for urine flowing to the ureter .
The Urethra . The opening to the urethra is just below the clitoris. It is not related to sex or reproduction, but is instead is the passage for urine. The urethra is connected to the bladder.
Pessaries are devices sometimes used to help with bladder prolapsein women.
The bladder wall is the outside of the bladder, the organ thatstores urine.
Function . Ultrafiltiration: the process by which fluid is filtered out of the blood by the glomerulus. . The blood pressure in a glomerulus causes part of the blood plasma to leak through the capillary walls. The red blood cells and plasma proteins are too big to pass out of the capillary, so the...
The smallest functional and structural unit of kidney is called as -
Urine is the body's way of eliminating fluid waste products. Urine contains waste or excess materials and toxic substances. Urine's main content is water. In fact 95 per cent of the urine excreted is water. The other major and common constituents are sodium - 0.4 per cent, ammonia - 0.05 per cent,...
It will be taken in when you breathe and then goes into your lungs.From there the blood will carry it to the various parts of thebody.
Why People Pee It is to get rid of urea, which is toxic to the body if too much of it is in the bloodstream. Urea is formed from the deamination of excess amino acids in the body, a nutrient that makes up protein. It is also to get rid of excess salts, which can dehydrate a person. And not...
Yes you can, it's sterile. Not healthy drinking a lot though.
if a person is getting 2 kidneys implanted, that means it is obvious that his previous kidneys [which were there from birth] were removed due to some disease wherein kidney fails to work. doctors never implant kidney if your own kidney is normal. Human anatomy is very perfect, there is no place for...
In 1989, L.G. Marshall offered some reasons why it is difficult to develop a credible discipline related to bone modifications after being exposed to the elements and ravaged by time. These reasons still are valid today. . Lack of standard terminology . LacK of comparative case studies . Lack of...
Bovine kidneys are the kidneys (organs for filtering blood and subsequently generating urine) in cows or cattle.
In Timmy Turner's imagination!
Mixed urogenital flora indicates contamination of the sample due to improper collection, storage and/or transport techniques. Mixed urogenital flora includes normal skin and/or genital flora without the presence of a predominating pathogen.
Aldosterone makes the kidneys reabsorb the sodium and reclaim water from the kidney
The kidneys act as if they were a filter. They remove wastes (mostly liquids) from the blood, and have some control of your blood pressure. Kidneys are vital organs that function to keep the blood clean and maintain chemical balance within. They process blood to extract waste products and extra...
Urethroplasty is the surgical repair of the urethra, the tube leading from the bladder to outside of the body.
The kidneys filter about 120 to 150 quarts of blood to produceabout 1 to 2 quarts of urine, composed of nitrogenous wastes in theform of urea, excess salts, and extra fluid.
Usually diabetes...get it checked out quickly!
That's normal. Means your kidneys are working and that your body isn't retaining water in an unhealthy way.
Bladder The correct answer is the renal pelvis
NURSE: Daniel D. Ryan (b. 1979) . THE URETHRA GAUGE This device has been proven to reduce/prevent catheter associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI). Origins of Invention: "The Urethra Gauge" The inventor of the Urethra Gauge was Mr. Daniel David Ryan, R.N. (Registered...
I've done this to my patients many times but I wont tell you here how to do it since it's a very invasive medical procedure that you should have a professional showing you how to do if you need it. The things you use has to be sterile since the bladder is sterile and no bacteria should be in there....
The act of measuring the circumference of the urethra with a urethra gauge is called urethra gauging, an assessment performed by a health-care provider. . The act of dilating the size of the urethra with a urethra sound is called urethra sounding, an intervention performed by a health-care provider....
After having a rather large kidney stone removed (7mm) I can answer this question for you. A kidney stint is a tube surgically implanted in the tract of your kidney to prevent swelling from closing off the tract resulting in major problems.
Movement of urine into the bladder is an involuntary activity.
All of the blood in a human's body passes through the each kidney 400 times a day.
because its a nice feeling
Yes. Kidney beans are only named such because of they have the same shape as a kidney. One food kidney patients should definitely avoid is starfruit!
that's happen when someone had a Sympathetic nervous surgery .. and that causes the half body sweating It's called Horner's Syndrome and a rare condition..... even rarer to be born with it. My Mother was told I would out grow it but of course that doesn't happen....at 65 I still have it.
The kidney's clean your blood. They are responsible for removing urea from the blood (changing it to urine), adjusting ion levels in your blood and adjusting the water content of your blood. They need to do this because urea is poisonous and the levels of the other substances I mentioned need to be...
probably not because glucose is being used in your body for movement etc. so it's not going out
Yes,because it causes big problems.
Not necessarily. It has acid in it and is a waste product, but drinking small amounts of it would not likely kill you. Of course, drinking it is not something that should be done.
There are many Himalayan Ayurvedic remedies to cleanse the kidneys.The two herbs that reduce the creatinine in the blood are Echinaceaand Phyllanthus niruri.
A lot! Like in 3 hours,pee!